Rating 49ers’ moves as NFL free agency gets started

  Kyle Shanahan made a classic rookie coaching mistake. But before I get into that, I want to praise him. Some of the moves he has made this offseason were good. Starting with the players he released, or chose not to retain. Along with rookie general manager John Lynch, Shanahan was ruthless. He cut Torrey […]

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Report: 49ers to sign QB Matt Barkley

The 49ers just signed a second quarterback. QB news: The #49ers are signing Matt Barkley, source said. He impressed late in the season when given a shot. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 10, 2017 Matt Barkley played well at times last season while throwing to bad wide receivers who dropped a lot of his passes. […]

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Report: 49ers to sign WR Aldrick Robinson

The 49ers reportedly have signed their fourth wide receiver of the offseason. WR Aldrick Robinson (22 grabs for ATL last year) set to follow Kyle Shanahan to SF. Two-year deal with the Niners worth up to $6m. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) March 10, 2017 Robinson is 28 and he played under Shanahan in Atlanta and […]

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John Lynch on Brian Hoyer: “Right now he’s our guy, but we’re always going to explore.”

San Francisco 49ers GM John Lynch just spoke on NFL Network. Here’s a transcript. Q: What can you tell me about what you’ve done at quarterback and what you still plan to do? LYNCH: We’re really excited about Brian Hoyer and him being a part of the 49ers. Brian obviously has been with Kyle (Shanahan). […]

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Report: 49ers to sign TE Logan Paulsen

The 49ers reportedly will sign yet another player who played previously under Kyle Shanahan. Per source, the #49ers plan to sign former Bear TE Logan Paulsen, one of the best blocking TEs in the NFL #NFLFreeAgency — Fallon Smith C. (@FallonSmithCSN) March 9, 2017 Paulsen played for Shanahan when Shanahan was the offensive coordinator for […]

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Report: 49ers expected to sign LB Malcolm Smith

After reportedly reaching agreements with four offensive free agents since the legal tampering period began on Tuesday, the 49ers seem to have reached an agreement with their first defensive free agent — linebacker Malcolm Smith. Adding to @PSchrags: Super Bowl XLVII MVP LB Malcolm Smith expected to sign with the 49ers after the start of […]

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Report: 49ers to sign FB Kyle Juszczyk

The 49ers just made their best signing of the offseason: Let’s try this again: Ravens Pro-Bowl FB Kyle Juszczyk plans to sign with the 49ers assuming no last-minute negotiating snags, per sources. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 8, 2017 The #49ers are giving former #Ravens FB Kyle Juszczyk a 4-year deal worth $21M, source said. […]

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Report: 49ers to sign WR Marquise Goodwin

The 49ers just signed another player: More #49ers news: #Bills WR Marquise Goodwin is headed to the #49ers. Kyle Shanahan loves speed. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 8, 2017 The #49ers are giving new free agent WR Marquise Goodwin a two-year deal worth up to $8M, source said. Incentives are very much in reach — […]

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Report: 49ers to sign QB Brian Hoyer

More big news for the 49ers: Source: FA QB Brian Hoyer is headed to the #49ers. Reunion with Kyle Shanahan — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 8, 2017 It’s a 2-year deal for #49ers and QB Brian Hoyer. Fair to say, this makes it unlikely they bring in Kirk Cousins in a trade with #Redskins — […]

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49ers cut Marcus Martin

The San Francisco 49ers just released center Marcus Martin — a former third-round pick. This is a good move for two reasons: Martin isn’t athletic enough for Kyle Shanahan’s outside-zone running game. Martin is a terrible player. I like how active the the new regime has been at getting rid of players who have no […]

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Report: Pierre Garcon “expected” to sign with 49ers and earn $16M in 2017

Big news for the 49ers: When Pierre Garcon finalizes deal with 49ers, as expected, league sources believe he will make $16 million in first year. — Chris Mortensen (@mortreport) March 8, 2017 WR Pierre Garçon's deal w/ Niners expected to be a three-year contract that pays about $23m over the first two years w/ ~$12m […]

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49ers cut Antoine Bethea

The San Francisco 49ers just announced they’ve released their starting strong safety from the past three seasons — Antoine Bethea. Here’s a statement from 49ers General Manager John Lynch:  “Antoine is a true professional in every sense and I have a great deal of respect for the way he has gone about his business throughout […]

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